INDIAN ASSOCIATION FOR THE CULTIVATION OF SCIENCE
Jadavpur, Kolkata - 700032
Date:10. 01. 2022
Research Associate-I position in the School of Physical Sciences, IACS
Applications are invited through e-mail for the appointment of Research Associate-I in the School of Physical Sciences, IACS . The deadline of receiving applications will be 21 days from the date of publishing the advertisement.
Name of the post: Research Associate-I
Number of post: Two
Research Area: Gravitational Waves, Early Universe Cosmology and Theoretical aspects of black hole physics
Essential Qualifications: A candidate should have a first or high second class M.Sc. degree in Physics with minimum average of 55% marks in B.Sc. (Hons.) and M.Sc. examination along with good overall academic record and has obtained Ph.D. or has submitted the thesis, with research experience supported by publications in peer-reviewed journals in the field of gravitational waves, early universe cosmology and theoretical aspects of black hole physics. Preference will be given to candidates having experience in numerical analysis.
i) A selected candidate holding a Ph.D. degree at the time of joining will receive the fellowship of the RA-I position from the date of joining (Rs. 47,000/- + HRA as per the rules of the Association).
ii) A selected candidate who is yet to receive Ph.D. degree but have submitted his/her thesis (subject to documentary proof of the thesis submission) will draw an appropriate fellowship amount + HRA, as per the rules of the Association and will be eligible to receive the full RA-I fellowship from the award date of the doctoral degree, supported by documentary proof.
Tenure of Fellowship: 2 years from the date of joining as RA-I, subject to an evaluation after one year as per the rules of the Institute.
The position is purely temporary, and the candidate will not have any right to claim (explicit or implicit) to any permanent post in the Institute. No TA will be admissible for attending the interview. Interview via video based facility such as Skype, however is permissible subject to the availability of requisite connections.
The candidates may apply only via email to email@example.com with complete Curriculum Vitae (which should include e-mail address, date of birth, contact number, permanent residential address and list of publications) as well as a research statement, which includes future research plans. Two letters of recommendation should be sent directly to firstname.lastname@example.org. The selected candidates will be intimidated about the interview date and venue by email. Self attested scanned copies of all the certificates/credentials must be submitted and the original certificates/credentials must be presented for verification while appearing for the interview.
The subject line of the e-mail should be Full Name of the Candidate followed by by “Application for RA-I position followed by the advertisement number”. The following faculty member may be contacted for any further query.
School of Physical Sciences,
IACS, Jadavpur, Kolkata-700 032,
Phone: +91-33-2473-4971; Extn.:2281
Shortlisted candidates will be informed via email about the interview schedule.
School of Physical Sciences, IACS